Library System Receives Literacy Grant

Santa Barbara’s Public Library System received a $50,000 grant from the federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to promote literacy among low-income kids eight and younger. A total of $2.5 million in grants was doled out across the country. S.B. library officials say they’ll use the money to develop a new program in which older children read with younger members of families.


Please note this login is to submit events or press releases. Use this page here to login for your Independent subscription

Not a member? Sign up here.